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Grid Connections Manager – Midlands

Grid Connections Manager – Midlands

2C Recruitment

Our client are currently looking to hire a Grid Connections Manager/Head of Connection (depending on experience) to manage and lead the securing of grid connections for exciting projects throughout the UK.

The person will manage the application process with DNO/IDNOs from early grid feasibility stage though to formal connection offer and provide technical support though the design and construction phase.

The role can be based anywhere in the UK and comes with a salary of up to 60,000 plus benefits

Responsibilities & Duties:

Manage grid connection process for EHV projects

Carry out feasibility studies using LTDS/DNO data

Carry out technical and commercial reviews of connection offers

Negotiate and optimise connection offers with the DNO

Be main point of contact for DNO/IDNO discussions

Provide technical input for tenders

Carry out technical assurance for designs ensuring compliance with Distribution Code, G99, G100, P28, P29 etc.

Assist design team in development of Engineers and Technicians

Manage allocated customers and projects during the feasibility/grid offer stage

Work with internal expert design team to progress detailed power system studies and designs

Detailed knowledge of UK T&D industry

Detailed knowledge and experience of EHV connection process

Strong technical knowledge and ability

PV technical knowledge an advantage

Ability to conduct or review power systems studies

Experience & Qualifications:

Ideally degree qualified in Electrical Power System/Electrical Engineering

Track record in similar role for 4 years+

Experience within a DNO or Power Systems Consultancy and advantage

Good relationships with DNOs, IDNOs and Power System Consultancies Location within the UK is flexible.

2C recruitment Ltd specialisie in Utilities and Multi Utility Recruitment. Offering permanent and temporary recruitment services to clients providing design, engineering construction, maintenance and support services within Gas, Power and Water Utilities. 

2C recruitment Ltd is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity and Diversity for all work seekers and we shall adhere to such a policy at all times and will review on an ongoing basis all aspects of recruitment to avoid unlawful or undesirable discrimination. No terminology in any advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community. 


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Job Overview
Multi Utilities Design
Offered Salary
£50000 - £60000
Job Location